European Union officials said Thursday that Russia has struck a temporary, $4.6 billion deal with the Ukraine to resume gas supplies to the country — and ultimately, the rest of Europe — through the upcoming winter after supplies were suspended in June amid a deepening diplomatic rift between the nations.
A split Second Circuit on Friday rejected UBS Securities LLC's bid to revive a $350 million arbitration over Nasdaq OMX Group Inc.'s alleged breach of an agreement for mishandling Facebook Inc.'s initial public offering in May 2012.
Whirlpool Corp.'s victory Thursday in a closely watched moldy-washer lawsuit dealt a blow to claims that consumers paid more for a product believing it did not have a defect, but attorneys say the so-called price premium theory will continue to be a major front in a variety of consumer litigation.
Barclays PLC announced Thursday that it has taken a £500 million ($800.3 million) provision in the third quarter related to government investigations into its foreign exchange trading activities, joining another bank that announced a large set-aside this week.
Spanish road operator Abertis Infraestructuras told regulators Thursday that it wants to spin off its telecommunications business and list it on the Madrid Stock Exchange, believing that the unit is not returning its full potential value to shareholders.
The judge presiding over GT Advanced Technologies Inc.’s secretive bankruptcy on Thursday endangered a settlement of the contract dispute with Apple Inc. that destroyed GT's business, saying that a key document both companies want sealed should be made public.